A wise collective of man once said “heaven let your light shine down.” Now, some people may interpret those award-winning lyrics as being about overt spirituality, but I like to think of them describing one’s inner light. We all have one, as Captain Picard so illustriously proved to us. However, how do we let it shine down? Do we, uh, have to meditate...

How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? To put that in another way, is a watch still a smartwatch if its just referred to as a fitness tracker? The answers are, unsurprisingly, yes to the watch thing and one billion bushels to the woodchuck thing. They are super fast. In any event, the line between fitness tracker and smartwatch is...

If you’ve been paying attention to the world of wearable technology over the past couple of years, and since you are on this blog you probably have, you can’t help but notice the propensity of smart watches and smart bands. They usually offer similar functionality, tracking your vitals and workout routines. However, what if you don’t want to strap on something new in order to get...

Fitness trackers are slowly, but surely, climbing to the highest peak of wearable technology mountain. In other words, they are becoming ubiqutious. You know what else is happening? Fitness trackers are smartwatches are slowly merging, becoming one unified concept. This was inevitable, as they both wrap around your wrist like so. This concept will accelerate further once Apple’s iOS 8 drops...

Besides apple pie and crushing economic debt, baseball is just about the most singular American thing out there. We love watching it. We love playing it. We love paying exorbitant amounts of money for cards that depict it. Here’s one thing though. Baseball is pretty difficult. Not just anyone can be a boy of summer. It takes an almost obscene amount of practice and dedication. But it’s...

It’s no secret that Apple has been slaving away on their very own smartwatch. Heck, a lot of people are even using this “secret” as an excuse to hold off on even buying a smartwatch. They want to see what move Apple makes next. After all, they did pretty well with re-inventing the cellular phone, tablet, laptop computer, desktop and mp3 player....

The main problem with this glut of activity trackers that keep coming out is they can’t be worn around our necks like fancy jewelry. What is an activity tracker that has to stay tethered our wrists? That’s right. It’s a prisoner! It’s about time some forward-thinking tech-company did something about this and used their considerable muscle to put the je’ne se quoi back...

Fitness trackers are great for so many reasons. They help motivate us to get off of the couch and out there into that thing that some people refer to as ‘the world.’ They also keep track of how much exercise we are undergoing and, once in a while, just how much quality sleep we are getting. One thing they don’t tend to do, however, is keep an eye...

Sports are pretty fun, getting a ball from one place to another place and all of that stuff. However, sports-related injuries are an all too real threat to players of all shapes and sizes. Nothing would end your football career quicker than a brain killing concussion received when some big ole dude knocked you over on the football court. However, not to worry, wearable...

This week is Google’s big, and yearly, I/O Conference. This is the place when Google unveils lots of new goodies, but moreover, this is the place where other companies unveil new goodies that work with Google products. The big question going into this year’s conference was how much presence will Google’s recently announced Android Wear platform...